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Fabric painting techniques

Here's a round-up of many of the fabric techniques we've covered here. Many of the techniques covered in Creating backgrounds for artwork, although they were designed with paper arts in mind, can be used for fabric painting too, so don't forget to check them out as well!  You can always find the latest lists in the sidebar under the heading The Basics.

T-shirt transfers

Transparency transfers

Painted fabric trim

Leather-look felt

Rusted fabrics

Painting fabric in a bag

Twisted fabric painting

Wiped and striped fabrics

Shibori fabric

Snow painting

Custom printed fabric with Spoonflower

Gel glue resist

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Diane said…
Cyndi, you're so awesome--thank you for sharing all of these techniques!!
Cyndi L said…
LOL! Diane, I think you mean "obsessed"... ;-)